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    Serkan
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    Posts: 2
    Joined: Thu Sep 15, 2022 1:29 am

    Re: Addicted Australia

    Thu Sep 15, 2022 1:40 am

    Wicked33 wrote:
    Wed Sep 29, 2021 10:21 am
    Hi, Can completely relate to your story. We are not alone.

    This is my first post and just want to say I very grateful for everyone who has shared their experience. It is very helpful.

    I am gambling addict, just admitted again for the 1000th time. But publicly for the first time.

    Just came out of a self exclusion period and got a promotional offers to deposit March more money. Started with a $500 deposit and in a matter of a few weeks I've lost over $50,000.

    Thought I could win it back with every deposit and bet. But of course lost it all.

    Hanging in there.
    I sympathize with you very much, of course, I am not such a gamer, seemingly independent of casino games. But I understand you, it's all addictive, excitement wakes up
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    smokey86
    Member
    Posts: 65
    Joined: Tue Mar 29, 2022 6:18 am

    Re: Addicted Australia

    Sat Sep 17, 2022 5:26 am

    Hi @Serkan

    Wow, I sympathize with you!

    Those deposit matches can be dangerous things, but I don't think I've ever gone over $50 for those.

    My main addiction is the pokies though......the music, bright lights etc are made to attract people.

    I'm not sure if you've already done it or not, but you can turn off all of your marketing settings for any betting apps and opt out of any websites.

    How are you travelling today?
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